B. Brett Finlay

Microbiology and Immunology

One of the world's foremost experts on the molecular understanding of the ways bacteria infect their hosts

"To be a good scientist... You have to like doing experiments — and experiments are fun. You have to have a sheer desire to understand something."

Birthplace
Edmonton, Alberta

Family Members

    Title
    Professor

    Office
    Biotechnology Lab and Depts of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, and Microbiology & Immunology, UBC

    Status
    Working

    Degrees
    • PhD (biochemistry) University of Alberta, 1986

    Awards
    • Fellow, Royal Society of Canada, 2001
    • E. W. R. Steacie Prize (National Research Council Canada), 1999
    • Fellow, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 1997, 1991
    • Killam Research Prize, 1993
    • Fisher Scientific Award (Cdn Soc of Microbiologists), 1991

    Last Updated
    June 26, 2011

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